The Blog Category
When I first thought of writing this blog it appeared to me chronologically. As if I’ll first write a post introducing myself, and then work my way through describing where I came from, my thoughts, my previous work places and so on. A sort of a resume, working my way to construct a personal history together with the readers. Slowly I came to realize that it doesn’t work that way, not in … read more
On forums, comments and neurosis
Forums are said by some to be a thing of the past. An archaeological finding. If this is true, it will fit my self image as a nostalgic – I like forums. Practical, helpful, slow forums. I’m not sure I like to participate in forums. I can’t for the life of me understand how people get overly involved and participate in every discussion. But I do like to read them. I like the fact that … read more
And now we’re going to find an illustration representative, an agent…
Don’t we wish it was that easy. Well it’s not. One reason it’s not easy, is that for each illustration agent out there, there are thousands of illustration artists that are trying to get representation. And this number is probably only going up. The other [...]
Every month I’m writing a post about site promotion. I started the website in July 2009 and for six months it attracted no visitors (except for friends and relatives). On march 2010 I decided to take the site more seriously.
In this journal I’m sharing my experience of promoting this website. While it’s possible to [...]
There are so many online portfolio sites. Some are paid and some are free. We’re still trying and experimenting. I can’t say much at this point about what works and what doesn’t. I’ll just try to share a list of sites we were considering and enter some comments about them.
Paid illustration directories / portfolio sites